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Your World Of Jewelry Making Cruise - Cozumel-KeyWest-Miami, February 29 thru March 5, 2020 (Workshop Registration Fee)

$190.00

Your World Of Jewelry Making Cruise - Cozumel-KeyWest-Miami, February 29 thru March 5, 2020 (Workshop Registration Fee)

$190.00
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YOUR WORLD OF JEWELRY MAKING CRUISE
February 29-March 5, 2020
ONBOARD:  Celebrity Infinity

Let Your Jewelry Making Passions Flow!
Join well-known jewelry designer, Warren Feld, your instructor, aboard the Celebrity Infinity.
Ports of call:  Miami - Cozumel - Key West - Miami
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Before you pay either the Trip Deposit / Final Payment or the Workshop Registration fee, 

STEP 1:  Contact Deb Fogarty, Be Well Travel and begin your Registration Process

 

Cruise and Travel Questions?
Deb Fogarty
www.BeWellTravel.com 
Deb@BeWellTravel.com
954-778-5699

 

Ask Deb about "Extra Perks"! 

 

 

You will be paying Deb Fogarty for the cruise, and, 
paying Warren Feld/Land of Odds separately for the Workshop Registration fee.   

You will be making your own arrangements for travel to and from the port of Miami.
 

About the Celebrity Infinity cruise ship

About the Celebrity cruise itinerary


After you have booked your cruise (final payment due 90 days before departure date)...

 

Next,
STEP 2: Pay your Workshop Registration fee, $190.00
Deadline: 60 days prior to departure (thus, 12/28/2019)
You can pay online:
https://landofodds.com/your-world-of-jewelry-making-cruise-cozumel-keywest-miami-february-29-thru-march-5-2020-workshop-registration-fee/


Or, you can phone (615-292-0610), or mail a check (Land of Odds-Be Dazzled, 718 Thompson Ln, Ste 123, Nashville,
TN 37204

 

REVIEW LAND OF ODDS-BE DAZZLED BEADS CONDITIONS, TERMS, RESPONSIBILITIES
https://landofodds.com/content/WorkshopConditionsTermsResponsibilities.pdf
Payment of the Workshop Registration fee signifies that you accept these conditions, terms and responsibilities,
including cancellation policies.

 

STEP 3: You can either prepay for all your kits and any additional supplies you want by going here:
https://landofodds.com/kits-supplies-tools/
Or you can pay for kits and supplies on board.
Each class will require a kit of supplies, which you may pre-purchase, or purchase at the
beginning of the class. Supplemental supplies, if needed, will also be available for purchase on board.
All the tools you will need will be available for use on board.

 

MEET THE INSTRUCTOR, Jewelry Designer Warren Feld
Workshop Questions?

Warren Feld, warren@warrenfeldjewelry.com, 615-292-0610

 

 

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ITINERARY


DAY 1: Leave Miami 4:00pm

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ACTIVITY NAME
(skill level)
(allotted time)

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DESCRIPTION

WHAT STUDENTS LEARN

7:00-8:00 PM
1. Sunset Reception/Ice Breaker/What to find in Port

(all skill levels)
(1 hour)

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Looking for some fun things to do on board? -- Make some jewelry to wear and show off to friends!

 

 

 

Meet the students – meet the instructor

 

 

Meet and greet

 

Discuss classes, clinics, seminars, mixers for the week

 

 

 

 

DAY 2: At Sea

ACTIVITY NAME
(skill level)
(allotted time)

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DESCRIPTION

WHAT STUDENTS LEARN

9:00-11:30 AM

1. Cozumel Necklace and Earrings


(beginner level)
(2 1/2 hours)

 

Kit: $35.00

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Capture that Caribbean flair in this wonderful-to-wear Cozumel necklace and earrings!

 

Simple necklace and earrings with Caribbean flare

- design plan

- simple micro macramé technique with overhand knots

- creating button clasp

- making pair of earrings

LUNCH BREAK

1:00-3:30 PM

2. Wire Weaving with 2+ Base Wires


(beginner level)

(2 ½ hours)

 

Kit: $35.00

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You will be amazed how easy and quick it is to weave with wire and create a bangle bracelet!

Wire weaving is a set of techniques, similar to basket weaving, where you wrap thin weave wires around thicker base wires to create patterns and textures.  

You can then use these wire-woven strips to make all kinds of things, such as the framework to turn a cabochon or bead into a pendant, earring dangles, bracelets, bails, and the like.

- materials needed
- preparing the wire before weaving
- 3 different weaving patterns with some variation
- finishing off our wire-woven strip
- making a bangle bracelet using our wire weaving patterns

 

The weaves:
o Graphic Nude Or Dressed

o Figure 8

o Double Figure 8 “Over-Over”

5:00-6:00 PM

3. Jewelry Clinic: Crimping Like The Pros

 

(beginner level)
(1 hour)

 

Kit: $20.00

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Crimp like the pros! – Learn those 4 easy steps to crimping and make a simple bracelet.

 

Learn the basic steps of stringing beads on cable wire, and attaching a clasp by crimping, with crimp bead, crimp cover, horseshoe wire protector and crimping pliers

- choosing and using crimping pliers

- 4 steps of crimping

- where to place crimp bead and how to leave a loop

- how to hold wires while crimping

- using horseshoe wire protector

- adding crimp cover

- making simple bracelet

DINNER

7:00-8:00 PM

4. Informal Mixer/ show n tell 


(1 hour)

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Know what to look for when buying jewelry and beads in Cozumel and San Miguel!

 

 

Get-together for those registered for or interested in jewelry classes 

 

Show N Tell, share learning

 

Discuss jewelry and bead related things to do and see in Cozumel and San Miguel

Meet and greet

Discuss upcoming classes, clinics, seminars, mixers for the week

Share learning

Discuss jewelry and beading things to see and do and look for in Cozumel and San Miguel

HANDOUT: Jewelry and Bead shopping in Cozumel and San Miguel

 

8:00-9:00 PM

5. Discussion seminar: How to buy gemstones and pearls

 

 

 

(1 hour) 

 

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Know what to look for and ask about when buying jewelry with gemstones and pearls!

 Learn what to look for when buying gemstones and pearls, and jewelry with gemstones and pearls

 - what is a gemstone

- finding out about a gemstone’s story

- types of gemstones, and what is a reconstituted gemstone; treatments

- how gemstones are sold; grading

- what to look for when buying

- types of pearls

- quality indicators for pearls

- buying and caring for pearls

- some questions to ask when buying sterling silver jewelry in Mexico

 

 

 

DAY 3: Cozumel in port (7am-6pm)

ACTIVITY NAME
(skill level)
(allotted time)

IMAGE

DESCRIPTION

WHAT STUDENTS LEARN

IN PORT

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LUNCH BREAK

DINNER

7:00-8:00 PM

1. Informal Mixer/ show n tell / 
(1 hour)

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Share your treasures from and experiences in Cozumel!

 

Get-together for those registered for or interested in jewelry classes

Discuss upcoming classes, clinics, seminars, mixers for the week

 

Show N Tell

 

Share learning; things bought in Cozumel

 

8:00-9:00PM

2. Discussion seminar: History of Central American and Caribbean Jewelry

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Learn about the inventiveness of jewelry artisans in Central America and the Caribbean!

 

Learn about the inspirations and jewelry styles and techniques characteristic of Central American and Caribbean Jewelry

 

 

 

- highlights of beadwork and jewelry history

- the cultural inventiveness

- materials, tools and techniques


- beadwork and jewelry in these areas today

 

 

 

DAY 4: At Sea

ACTIVITY NAME
(skill level)
(allotted time)

IMAGE

DESCRIPTION

WHAT STUDENTS LEARN

9:00 - 11:30 AM

1. Aztec Styled Wrap Bracelet

 

(beginner/advanced beginner)
(2 ½ hours)

 

Kit: $45.00

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Capture the colors, patterns and textures of the Aztecs within two lengths of leather in this Wrap Bracelet!

 

 

Wrap Bracelets are constructed using a technique strongly related to loom weaving, with influence from basket weaving.     The technique used to weave Wrap Bracelets is typically referred to as “laddering”.

Here, you set up two warp cords (the leather) and weave, using either a Soumak or a Basket Weave Figure 8 pattern, with 2 needles, to create a composition between the two warp cords.    

- materials needed

- preparing a work board

- measurements

- 2-needle approach

- soumak vs. basket weave

- figure 8 thread pattern

- beginning and finishing off our piece

- make a 2-around Wrap Bracelet

- variation options in patterns, materials and techniques

 

LUNCH BREAK

1:00 - 3:00 PM

2. Wire Weave Mayan Pendant

 

(advanced beginner/intermediate)
(2 ½ hours)

 

Kit: $30.00

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Turn any bead into an exciting pendant with this wire weave wrap technique!

 

Create this Mayan inspired decorative wire weave and pendant bail around an elongated gemstone teardrop bead

- materials needed


- preparing the wire before weaving

- creating a 2-base wire soumak weave called Dressed or Nude

- shaping our wire weave to fit it around an elongated bead

- using the wire weave to create a bail and turning the bead into a pendant

5:00 - 6:00 PM

3. Jewelry Clinic: Making a Stretchy Bracelet The Right Way

 

(beginner)
(1 hour)

 

Kit: $20.00

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Stretchy bracelets are all the rage – learn how the best designers make them!

 

Stretchy bracelets are fun and easy to make, but first you must learn how to choose an elastic string, prepare the string before stringing, and finish off your piece.

- What steps you need to take to minimize memory loss, prevent breaking, and reduce the chance the two connected ends will come undone.

 

- Things you should NOT do

 

 

7:00-8:00 PM

4. Informal Mixer/ show n tell 
(1 hour)

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Share the things you learned in our jewelry classes!

 

 

Get-together for those registered for   or interested in jewelry classes

 

Discuss things jewelry and bead related to see and do in Key West

Show N Tell things made, things learned

- upcoming classes
 

Things to see and look for in Key West related to jewelry and beads

 

HANDOUT: Jewelry and Bead shopping in Key West

 

 

8:00-9:00 PM

 

5. Discussion seminar: 
Contemporizing Traditional Jewelry

  

(1 hour)

 

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Why do so many people draw inspirations and connectedness from traditional styles of jewelry, and how literal should the designer be when contemporizing them?

 

What does it mean to "contemporize" traditional jewelry?

 

What makes the "traditional" stand apart from the "contemporary"?

 

Does the jewelry artist do something different when making a piece that would clearly be seen as contemporary, and not traditional?

 - identify differences between traditional and contemporary jewelry

- discuss different understandings of contemporizing traditional jewelry

- discuss ways to approach developing contemporized versions of traditional jewelry

 

 

 

  

DAY 5: Key West in port (7am-5pm)

ACTIVITY NAME
(skill level)
(allotted time)

IMAGE

DESCRIPTION

WHAT STUDENTS LEARN

IN PORT

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DINNER

7:00 - 8:00 PM

 

1. Farewell party

 

 

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Share the treasures you acquired in Cozumel and Key West, as well as the things you learned in our jewelry classes – one last time!

 

 

Get-together for those registered for our jewelry classes, say our bon voyage 

 

- show n tell, things made in class, or bought in Key West



Final sharing and goodbyes. 

 

Prizes given away of pieces of jewelry designed by the instructor, some special clasps, and some unique beads!

 

 

 

8:00 - 9:00 PM

2. Discussion seminar:   Threading the Business Needle

 

(1 hour)

 

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Jewelry Designers wear two hats – Artist and Business Person. Learn things they do to thread the business needle, and be smart about it!

 

For people who sell their jewelry, their art is both a business as well as a source of creativity and self-expression. 

How does someone get started selling their pieces?

What business fundamentals need to be brought to the fore?

How does the creative person develop and maintain a passion for business?

What similar traits do successful jewelry business share? How do you protect your intellectual property?

 

- business opportunities to sell


- pricing, marketing and branding

- managing the production process

- keeping motivated

- protecting your creative ideas

 

 

DAY 6: Arrive Miami, 7am

ACTIVITY NAME
(skill level)
(allotted time)

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DESCRIPTION

WHAT STUDENTS LEARN



NO ACTIVITIES PLANNED

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Have a safe trip home and savor the memories!

 

 

 

 

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